Tag Archives: courage

I Want to be Like

It is pouring rain at this moment. Coming down to the point where seeing across the yard is difficult and giving the woods out back an ominous appearance. Small rivers of water are washing across the yard pushing before it … Continue reading

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Facing Challenges With Determination and Bravado

Finally, for what it is worth, my house is decorated for Christmas. It is simple. The decorations look a bit on the worn side. Many are home made back when my son was young. A few are older than he … Continue reading

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When Fear Meets Courage

My son knows, I do not like to drive at night. I do not like the limitations on what and how much I am able to see due to lack of illumination. There is also the fact that the headlights … Continue reading

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March Twenty-fourth Anxiety is a Demon Dragon

Facing fear, is not easy. Usually the build up to facing the thing you are afraid of, ends up being worse than the actual event. Yet often, even knowing that, we often allow our anxiety free reign. Or well, I … Continue reading

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January First; Comparisons and Desires

And so… it begins. I did stay up last night to watch the ball drop in New York City. I even stayed sort of awake, to see the Nashville event. I didn’t quite make it as I dozed off, waking … Continue reading

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Day 223; Footnotes of Facing Challenges and Becoming Qualified

He is doing it on purpose. Before my husband died, I refused to go inside a restaurant or drive through to place an order. I hated it, I had weird phobias about it, I wouldn’t go. if they waited on … Continue reading

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August Eighth of the Year 2021; If I Could ask for a Gift In This my Month of Birth

Courage. I would ask for courage to stand up against the things that I see that are wrong. To stand with those already on the front lines, standing with determination and strength. To stand with those, who have educated themselves … Continue reading

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Day 205; Footnotes of A Big Deal For Me.

Have you ever wanted so badly to do something, but were afraid? The pesky what if’s running rampant in your mind. Making you physically ill, trembling badly and wanting only to turn and run. But when and if you do, … Continue reading

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Day 190; Footnotes of a Joyful Noise

 I wish that there was a way that I could share my night. The edge of the storm that we got earlier, that cooled things down, has definitely got the crickets and other inhabitants of the night in a joyful … Continue reading

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Day 185; Footnotes of Boom Baby aka Fear is a Demon

I stayed home all day, only leaving the house to walk in my little circle. I had no need nor intention of going anywhere. Then my son and I were invited over to a friend’s house. We got ready and … Continue reading

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